UNITED NATIONS, May 23 (Xinhua/GNA) - The personal envoy of the UN secretary-general for Western Sahara, Horst Kohler, has resigned for health reasons, said the United Nations on Wednesday.Kohler on Wednesday informed UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres of his decision to step down, said Guterres' press offi
KAMPALA, May 23 (Xinhua/GNA) - Uganda's football governing body has terminated its contract with the Under 17 national team coach, Samuel Paa Kwesi Fabin from Ghana.The Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) said in a statement issued late on Wednesday that the termination followed a request by the
By Lydia Kukua Asamoah/Emmanuel Todd, GNA Accra, May 23, GNA - The National Development Planning Commission (NDPC) will, on Wednesday, May 29, hold a National Development Forum to engage the public on development policy and promote ownership and ac
By Lawrencia Esi Annan/Eshun Famiyeh, GNATakoradi, May 23. GNA - The Sekondi-Takoradi Metropolitan Chief Executive, Mr Anthony Kobina Kurentsir Sam has commissioned the Kokompe bus terminal project in the business district of Takoradi.
By Godwill Arthur-Mensah, GNA Accra, May 23, GNA - The Chinese Ambassador to Ghana, Mr Shi Ting Wang, on Thursday said the Chinese Government believes that mutual respect and equality is the trump-card to resolving the China and the Un
By Amadu Kamil Sanah, GNA Accra, May 23, GNA - The Light Foundation, an Accra based Islamic Non-Governmental organisation, under its Ramadan Food Package Project, has supported four rural Muslim communities in the Northern Region with food items to
By Isaac Newton Tetteh GNA Tema, May 23, GNA - The Inspector General of Police, Mr. David Asante Apeatu, has commissioned a newly constructed a new police station in Community 25, Kpone- Katamanso Municipality, Greater Accra Region.
By Patience Gbeze, GNA Accra, May 23, GNA – The Health Workers’ Union (HWSU) on Thursday said the health sector could operate efficiently only on the principle of teamwork and urged government to listen to the demands of the Ghana Federation of Allied Health Professions (GFAHP).
Tamale, May 23, GNA – Bishop Vincent Boi-Naa, Board Member of the National Peace Council (NPC) has appealed to feuding parties in the Northern Region to put a stop to fighting and killing of each other and seek ways of developing the Region.
Ateiku(WR) May 23, GNA - Mr Isaac Adjei-Mensah, Member of Parliament (MP) for Wassa East has called on citizens within the constituency to avoid partisan politics and forge in unity for the development of the Wassa East district.He said effective development could no
The Authority said it came to the attention of Management of NIA that, prospective applicants at some registration centres were being told that there were no National Identity Card Application Forms or Oath of Identity Forms at those centres. A statement copied to the Ghana News Agency and signed by Mr Francis
Dzodze (V/R), May 23, GNA – Leader and General Overseer of the Power Mission Church International (PMCI), has called on Christians to commit themselves to national development.He said civil society, religious groups and other benevolent organisations to exercise their civic responsibilities and help in natio
AburaDunkwa (C/R), May 23, GNA - Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) in the Abura-Asebu-Kwamankese (AAK) district of the Central Region have called on the Government to make laws to criminalise cultural and religious practices that were discriminatory against them.According to them, the endemic religious and soci
Assin-Fosu (C/R), May 23, GNA - The Assin-Fosu Divisional Command of the Ghana Police Service on Tuesday arrested three suspected robbers during snap checks at Fosu for allegedly robbing a mining firm at Tarkwa in the Western Region.
BISHKEK, May 23 (Xinhua/GNA) - With the use of state power, Washington's groundless crackdown on Chinese private company Huawei is typical economic bullying, Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi told reporters here Wednesday.
During the ongoing World Health Assembly in Geneva, Venezuela's Health Minister Carlos Alvarado cited rotavirus vaccines as an example, saying they could run out in four months if the United States insists on its blockade.
ADDIS ABABA, May 23 (Xinhua/GNA) - The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), an East African bloc, on Wednesday called for sustaining recent positive gains in the Horn of Africa region amid the normalization of ties regional countries.